Most of you should have received your Regional Guide by now. You will find the details of the Regional Tournament on Pages W-66 and W-67. If you have not received your Guide, you can view the pages electronically. Go to the USA-Water Ski website, 3-event water skiing and then down the left side you will see 2014 Regional Guides—click on 2014 Regional Guides and the 5 specific regions will appear. Click on Western Region and our Region’s entire guide will be there for you to browse!
Here are the specific qualifications and cut off dates for qualifying for the Regional Tournament.
Qualifications for the 2014 Western Regional Championships will be based primarily on rankings list placement. Skiers meeting the following criteria on the official cut-off date, June 25, 2014, will automatically be qualified for the 2014 Western Regional Championships.
- Level 6 ranking in all divisions/events
- Level 5 ranking in overall for all divisions.
After Midnight of June 25, 2014, the lowest Level 6 score per event and division from the ranking list (level 5 in overall) will be considered the Cut-Off Average (COA).
After the Cut-Off Date, skiers may qualify for the 2014 Western Regional Championshps by one of the following Last Chance Qualifying methods:
- Increase your ranking value to the COA or higher, at any time during the period beginning with the Cut-Off Date through the close of the Regional’s registration of July 21, 2014.
- Record a score equal to or above the COA at any class C or better tournament prior to the 2014 Regional registration cut-off date of July 21, 2014.
NOTE: Skiers placing in the top five at the previous year’s Western Regionals automatically qualify for the following year’s Regionals